6 killed in Kazakh light plane crash

6 killed in Kazakh light plane crash
# 20 January 2015 17:09 (UTC +04:00)

The plane, which was flying from Balkhash of Karaganda region to Shatyrkol copper mine, crashed in the southern region of Zhambyl at around 3 p.m. local time (0900 GMT).

Seven people were onboard, including three crew members.

Rescuers and an emergency response team were dispatched to the crash site and a search operation was under way.

Details of the accident remain unknown.

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